The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 80 86 94
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Law 39 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.24% 1.53% 1.07%
As % of the General category 6.50% 3.30% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 17
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £32,800 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Law
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
600 758 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.50% 46.45% 37.86%
Number of salaries quoted 471 660 456
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 36 (50.00%) ITIL
2 31 (43.06%) Transition Management
3 26 (36.11%) Business Development
4 20 (27.78%) Legal
5 19 (26.39%) PRINCE2
6 18 (25.00%) Windows
6 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
8 16 (22.22%) SCCM
9 15 (20.83%) Service Management
9 15 (20.83%) ITSM
9 15 (20.83%) Blackberry
9 15 (20.83%) Project Management
10 14 (19.44%) ISEB
11 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.67%) C#
12 12 (16.67%) Workflow
12 12 (16.67%) Degree
13 11 (15.28%) Time Management
13 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
13 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 11 (15.28%) PRINCE
13 11 (15.28%) User Experience
14 9 (12.50%) HTML
14 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (12.50%) Life Science
15 7 (9.72%) jQuery
15 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (2.78%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.17%) MS Office
4 2 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) VPN
1 2 (2.78%) Extranet
1 2 (2.78%) 3G
2 1 (1.39%) MPLS
2 1 (1.39%) OSPF
2 1 (1.39%) BGP
2 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.39%) IPsec
2 1 (1.39%) VPLS
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) MS Access
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (27.78%) Legal
2 5 (6.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (37.50%) Transition Manager
2 16 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 14 (19.44%) Service Manager
3 14 (19.44%) Service Transition Manager
4 12 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (16.67%) Developer
4 12 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 12 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
5 11 (15.28%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 11 (15.28%) Desktop Team Leader
6 10 (13.89%) Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.72%) PHP Web Developer
7 7 (9.72%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Data Centre Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) .NET
2 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
2 7 (9.72%) CSS
2 7 (9.72%) jQuery
3 5 (6.94%) XML
4 3 (4.17%) XSLT
4 3 (4.17%) WinForms
4 3 (4.17%) WCF
4 3 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.28%) User Experience
3 9 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) iPhone
5 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
1 18 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.00%) ITIL
2 31 (43.06%) Transition Management
3 26 (36.11%) Business Development
4 19 (26.39%) PRINCE2
5 15 (20.83%) Project Management
5 15 (20.83%) Service Management
5 15 (20.83%) ITSM
6 12 (16.67%) Workflow
7 11 (15.28%) PRINCE
7 11 (15.28%) Service Delivery
7 11 (15.28%) Time Management
8 7 (9.72%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (4.17%) UML
11 3 (4.17%) OO
11 3 (4.17%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.78%) Document Management
12 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.67%) C#
2 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) PHP
4 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) ISEB
2 12 (16.67%) Degree
3 11 (15.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.78%) HND
6 1 (1.39%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) CISSP
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) CISA
6 1 (1.39%) CISM
6 1 (1.39%) CCSA
6 1 (1.39%) CCSE
6 1 (1.39%) MCDST
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) AppSense
3 3 (4.17%) LANDesk
3 3 (4.17%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) Adobe
4 2 (2.78%) Citrix
4 2 (2.78%) Interwoven
4 2 (2.78%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
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